SNC Awarded One of the Best Places to Work by Our Employees


Sparks, Nevada – April 27, 2012 – Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) President, Eren Ozmen, is pleased to announce that SNC is one of the top 3 best companies to work out of 41 finalists that can credit excellent employee survey feedback for launching them to the ranks of one of the best employers in the  Greater Reno-Tahoe area. SNC was honored in the large employer category, 151-700 employees, at a “Best Places to Work” Awards reception Thursday, April 26, 2012 hosted by the Northern Nevada Human Resources Association (NNHRA). This is the third time SNC has been selected as one of the top Best Places to work in Northern Nevada.

The overall scores from an employee satisfaction survey determined the winners in each category. This anonymous employee survey focused on the key criteria of a satisfying work environment including: team effectiveness, trust with coworkers, manager effectiveness, feeling valued and people practices, among others. Quantum Workplace, a contracted specialist in measuring workplace satisfaction, administered the “Best Places to Work” awards program through the use of its proprietary survey methodology.

This year more than 90 companies were nominated for the “Best Places to Work” awards. The nomination process was open to all companies in the Greater Reno-Tahoe region. Nominated companies employee’s completed confidential online surveys and a diverse group of 41 employers were determined finalists based on the employee surveys.

About Sierra Nevada Corporation

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is one of America’s fastest growing private companies based on its significant expansion and reputation for rapid, innovative, and agile technology solutions in electronics, aerospace, avionics, space, propulsion, micro-satellite, aircraft, communications systems and solar energy. Under the leadership of CEO Fatih Ozmen and Chairman and President Eren Ozmen, SNC employs over 2,100 people in 31 locations in 16 states.  SNC’s seven unique business areas are dedicated to providing leading-edge solutions to SNC’s dynamic customer base.

SNC is also the Top Woman-Owned Federal Contractor in the United States. Over the last 30 years under the Ozmen’s leadership, SNC has remained focused on providing its customers the very best in diversified technologies to meet their needs and has a strong and proven track record of success. The company continues to focus its growth on the commercial sector through internal advancements and outside acquisitions, including the emerging markets of renewable energy, telemedicine, nanotechnology, cyber and net-centric operations. For more information on SNC visit

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